The New Cook Book, Compiled by... May be Obtained at the Stranger's Hospital Rua General Monteiro, 8, Telephone 26-9550.

Rio de Janiero: Women's Auxiliary to the Stranger's Hospital, 1949.

Large octavo, 352, [4] pages. Illustrated. Second edition, following the first of 1949. Text in English and Portuguese on facing pages. An international expat charity cookbook with mostly Anglo recipes. Accompanied by a large selection of ads placed by multinationals including Shell and Mobil, Coca Cola, Sears and others. Illustrated with whole animal butchering charts, one with printed glassine overlay of English names of cuts. Some age-toning to text-block; printed green boards are lightly rubbed, otherwise very good. Owner's presentation inscription to front endpapers. [OCLC locates two copies of this printing, and eight of the 1949 first edition].

Price: $90.00